Ongoing work

Some publications
Work in progress
Software links

Here I plan to show some papers and thoughts not otherwise in the public domain or on limited circulation.

Presentation on The Dynamics of Saving and Borrowing given at ESRC Seminar Series: Beyond Homo Economicus: Emerging Perspectives on Economic Behaviour, March 2006.

An initial paper in PDF format setting out literature and secondary analysis about inheritance. This is the first stage in a larger project, funded by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

A .PPT presentation to the Social Research Association concerning debt.

Tax credits, benefits and family budgets. This paper looks at the first year or so of the introduction of Working Families' Tax Credit. It argues that some of the problems encountered were not those anticipated. Changes to payment methods had greater impacts on budgeting methods than on intra-household allocation of resources